2018 Most Valuable Athletic Trainer Award: A Call For Nominations

September 20, 2016

Training & Conditioning is now accepting nominations for the sixth annual Most Valuable Athletic Trainer Award, sponsored by School Health, to honor high school athletic trainers.

High school athletic trainers are the unsung heroes of interscholastic sports, and many work countless hours to help young people become the best they can be. That's why Training & Conditioning, along with School Health, have developed the Most Valuable Athletic Trainer Award.

To be considered for the 2018 award, an athletic trainer must work with high school athletes (in either a school or clinic setting) and have the following qualities:


  • Have earned the respect of coaches they work with and student-athletes they care for

  • Go beyond their job description to support student-athletes

  • Put in extra effort to make the athletic training program the best it can be

  • Serve the local or larger community through community and/or professional service

Note: The nominee must be committed to attending the 2018 NATA Convention in New Orleans. The winner will receive reimbursement for up to three nights of hotel expenses, as well as convention registration fee, courtesy of School Health. (Maximum reimbursement amount not to exceed $750. Recipient to provide receipts to School Health for reimbursement.)

Nominations: Please provide us with a 400 to 800 word description of how the nominee fits the above criteria. Any supporting materials are welcome. Full contact information, including e-mail addresses and phone numbers, for both the nominee and the person nominating must be provided.

Winner: Will be featured in the May/June issue of T&C and honored at the NATA Convention. He or she will also receive a plaque and product-related prizes.

Questions: Please feel free to contact us with any questions:
Mary Kate Murphy
607-257-6970, ext. 28
mkm@MomentumMedia.com


Mail submissions to:
Most Valuable Athletic Trainer Award
Training & Conditioning
Momentum Media Sports Publishing
20 Eastlake Rd., Ithaca, NY 14850


Or e-mail them to: MVatc@MomentumMedia.com

 

Deadline: December 31, 2017

Click here to download a printable PDF of the Most Valuable Athletic Trainer Award nomination flyer. Perfect for sharing and posting, the PDF contains eligibility criteria and contact information for submitting a nomination.

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